Tag: homes

Close to Home: Lloyd’s Lane’s ‘Grand Old Lady’

By Kim Davis Alexandria is well known for its historic Old Town community situated on the banks of the Potomac River with homes dating back...

When it comes to cooking, we’re cavemen no longer

By Rory Callaghan  The action and process of cooking food hasn’t changed in all the years of human existence, but the way we go about...

Real Talk: A Grammatical Approach to Downsizing!

By Diane Murphy Working with seniors in their housing transitions for the last 20 years has led me to conclude that one of the best...

Prepare for summer pests: Five ways homeowners can keep bugs at...

By Brandpoint As we approach warmer months, homeowners are getting ready for their summertime favorites. Spending more time outdoors, entertaining in gardens and readying for...

Real Talk: Renovate for returns: Home improvements to consider to increase...

By Victoria Kilcullen-Bond Have you wondered what improvements or renovations you could make to your home to improve its value? Is it adding a steam...

By Kaitlin Murphy | [email protected] A growing family needs space and in Alexandria, the Geffroy family found the perfect home. It came with a lush...

Storage solutions: Creative fixes to maximize space in your home

By Family Features No matter how cramped and cluttered your living space may be, you can almost always find a spot or two for...

Breakout bathroom brainstorms: Innovative ways to incorporate unexpected design into your...

By Brandpoint Bathrooms are frequently used spaces in a home that are brimming with design potential. These smaller rooms are ideal to experiment with new...

Five focal points for spring cleaning

By Brandpoint Warmer weather, blooming flowers and longer days around the corner can only mean one thing: spring cleaning. Whether you already have your essential cleaning...

Home profile: Blending history with contemporary

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Joan Porche’s Lee Street home is a tapestry of stories. Some of the tales are more recent, having come from...